Volunteering opportunities with Derby Book Festival

Derby Book Festival is looking for people interested in volunteering in the run up and during the event in Derby during June 2018. The fourth Derby Book Festival will be Read More …

Sophie Sparham: Please Mind The Gap – book review

Derbyshire poet, author, and spoken word artist Sophie Sparham completed a creative and busy 2017 with the release of a debut poetry collection Please Mind The Gap, at the start Read More …

Libraries Week: Derby’s history at the Local Studies Library

As we draw Storge Libraries Week to a close we’re taking a look at a different sort of public library in the city – the Local Studies Library. Acting as Read More …

Libraries Week: the role of public libraries in health, wellbeing and democracy

This week is Libraries Week on Storge where we’re looking at the potential and the context of public libraries, and their future as changes to the way they are run in Derby Read More …

Libraries Week: Derby Central Library – the building, the history

As Libraries Week continues on Storge we look at the 138 year history of Derby Central Library. In plans currently being pushed forward by the city council the largest of Read More …